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Christmas Images for Facebook, WhatsApp

Christmas Images

Christmas Images for Facebook, WhatsApp: December 25th, the day of Christmas is the day of celebration and of fun and frolic. As the long awaited winter holidays arrive, Christmas spirit builds up. The lovely snowflakes, our dear Santa, decorated homes complete with whole range of Christmas star, mistletoe, the good-luck plant, ivy, laurels and Christmas tree are some of the inseparable …

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South Korea – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

North Korea – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

System of government: Republic Capital: Seoul Location: Southern half of the Korean Peninsula, including adjacent islands in the Yellow Sea and Korea Strait Area: 98,484 sq km National composition: Koreans; some Chinese and others Religions: Buddhism, Confucianism, Christianity Official language: Korean Currency: Won = 100 jeon Administrative divisions: 8 provinces, 1 special autonomous province, 6 metropolitan cities and 1 special …

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USA Guinness World Record: Largest Flag Mural

USA Guinness World Record: Largest Flag Mural

Destin, Florida, USA – August 20, 2016 – The mural atop Legendary Marina’s boat storage facility in Destin, Fla., painted by world renowned artist Robert Wyland, measures 3.8 acres in size, or 554 feet by 299 feet, thus setting the new world record for the Largest flag mural. Wyland, the Wyland Foundation, Legendary and Sherwin Williams partnered to bring this …

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South Korea Weird News: Chair Provides Free Hugs

South Korea Weird News: Chair Provides Free Hugs

Strangers will no longer look at you with puzzlement when you ask them for a hug. Your parents will no longer think you’re needy when you keep asking them what they’re doing tonight. Your friends will always be there for you, until someone has kids and then all socializing will cease. So what to do when you’re having an awful …

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Tallest house of cards built in 12 hours: LG breaks Guinness World Records record

Tallest house of cards built in 12 hours: LG breaks Guinness World Records record

Seoul, South Korea – April 11, 2016 – LG Electronics (LG) and professional card stacker Bryan Berg set a new world record for the tallest house of cards built in 12 hours; more incredible is that the record-breaking 3.3 meter tall structure was built atop an LG Centum washing machine while it was spinning at 1,000 RPM. Photo: Bryan Berg, …

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Hari Chand – Greatest Indian athletes ever

Hari Chand - Greatest Indian athletes ever

Hari Chand sits at Café Coffee Day, a stone’s throw away from the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi. Inside the enormous belly of the stadium is a tartan track. Hari Chand has an unrealised dream there. If fulfilled, it would have made him the undisputed long-distance running champion in India. For a lot of people, who have bothered to …

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Avoid Smartphone – If Depressed

Avoid Smartphone - If Depressed

Depressed people who turn to their smartphones for relief could be worsening their psychological condition, say scientists, including one of Indian-origin. A team of researchers, that included Prabu David, the dean of Michigan State University’s College of Communication Arts and Sciences, found that people who substitute electronic interaction for the real-life human kind find little satisfaction. In fact, using a …

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Dr. Karni Singh

Dr. Karni Singh — Maharaja of the erstwhile princely state of Bikaner, Karni Singh was a legendary shooter in the Indian shooting circuit. A shooter par excellence, Singh was world renowned for his outclassed talent and brilliant performance. However, he did not restrict himself to shooting and had varied interests as well. This is well reflected from the fact that …

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